Papers concerning engineering trade unionism and Communist Party activity in Coventry.
Papers of Joe Steele, trade unionist
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 STL
- Dates of Creation1941-1945
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 box (4 items)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Joe Steele (died c.1980s) was a shop steward and chairman of the works committee at Armstrong Whitworth Aircraft factory, Baginton, in the Amalgamated Engineering Union Coventry District, 1941-2, and shop steward for the toolroom, 1942-5. He was shop stewards' convenor at Standard Company Ltd. (Aero Engines No.2) for the period 1943-5.
These papers are in the order arranged by the depositor.
This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/using/
Other Finding Aids
Link to full catalogue: http://mrc-catalogue.warwick.ac.uk/records/STL
The collection was deposited with the Centre in 1994 by Dr. James Hinton.